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History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 6:02pm On Jan 08, 2019
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group of people protesting after Major Chukwuma Kaduna Nzeogwu killed Sardauna in January 1966


Pics 2

Lord Frederick Lugard and other colonial Officers with the Emir of Katsina, Muhammadu Dikko in Katsina 1907



Credit #History Ville


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Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 7:41pm On Jan 09, 2019
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Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by madridguy(m): 7:43pm On Jan 09, 2019
fk001 do you mean 1966 or 1996 grin
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 7:57pm On Jan 09, 2019
madridguy:
fk001 do you mean 1966 or 1996 grin

It was a mistake cheesy

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Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 8:14pm On Jan 09, 2019
Pic 1 Late Shehu Shagari in full military uniform


Pic 2 President Olusegun Obasanjo with President Jimmi Carter at the white house

Pics 3 Western Premier Samuel Ladoke Akintola With Is real Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion in Jerusalem 1961



Pic 4 Two Igbo boys with dead baby Gorilla in Asaba 1906

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 8:19pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. Shehu Shagari with his army chiefs before he was overthrown by Buhari

2 Britain giving word of appreciation to Nigeria


3 Major General Johnson Thomas U Aguiyi Ironsi


4 Northern Emir visit to England

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 8:30pm On Jan 09, 2019
1 A caricature portrait of Biafran war Lord Ojukwu 1968 cover of time magazine


2 Hassan Usman Katsina and his wife Asiya arrives cathedral church of christ Lagos for Yakubu Gowon and and Victoria Zakaria's wedding April 19 1969.


3. Benjamin Adekunle Black scorpion in action during the civil war

4. Biafran soldiers often caught without shoes and some troops got food Only every three days a starchy cassava poridge, the picture shows wounded soldiers seeking help from their retreating colleagues In Onitsha 1968

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 8:43pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. "I want to See no Red cross, no caritas, no world council of churches, no pope, no missionary and no UN delegation. I want to prevent even one Igbo from even having one piece to eat before their capitulation. We shoot at everything that moves and when our troops march into the centre of IBO territory, we shoot at everything on sight even at things that do not move" - words of Brigedier General Benjamin "Black scorpion" Adekunle, Commander 3 Marine Commando Division



2. Youthful Olesegun Obasanjo 1957


3. Former Central Bank Governor and current emir of Kano Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as a 13 year old 1974


4. Igbo Soldier with round of ammunition during the civil war 1968

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 9:00pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. During the civil war, The General officer Commanding of Nigeria's Army 1st Division, Colonel Muhammad Shuwa Showed so much unprecedented respect for the Igbo's such that many Biafrans would look for ways to where he was to surrender.

Earlier in July 1966, during Nigeria's bloodiest coup that saw many soldiers of Igbo origin killed, Shuwa and his deputy Major James Oluleye made sure that no single Igbo officer under his command at the 5th battalion in Kano was killed.

Shuwa was murdered in Maiduguri by suspected Boko haram on November 2, 2012. He was 73.



2. A Nigerian officer teaches a lady how to use assault rifle during the civil war 1968


3. Nigeria's 4th Head of state Murtala Muhammed with his wife Ajoke and children 1970


4 Men transport Rolls Royce across a river in Eastern Nigeria 1962.

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 9:08pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. Gentlemen of Edwardian Lagos, 1910


2. A Biafran soldier flogs a villager in Eastern Nigeria during the civil war 1967.


3. Princess Diana and Mrs. Maryam Babangida at the Tafawa Balewa Square 1990.

4. Nigerian Head of State, Major General Yakubu Gowon stands before a Map as he tells reporters at a press conference that the war will be over in 4-8 weeks. September 13th 1968. Unfortunately the war went for 68 weeks

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Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by gidgiddy: 9:14pm On Jan 09, 2019
Murtala Mohammed was one of the biggest terrorists ever produced in Africa

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Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 9:24pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. Biafran soldiers train for the impending civil war 1967



2. A Red cross officials carries a baby in Biafran Village at the twilight of the Biafra Nigeria civil war January 11, 1970


3. Genral Ibrahim Badmosi Babangida


4. For his bravery in the united Nations peace keeping operations in Congo, Lieutenant Colonel Francis Adekunle Fajuyi remains the only Black African to have been award with the Military cross in 1961

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Born2Breed(f): 9:26pm On Jan 09, 2019
This is wonderful. Keep it up @OP

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Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 9:33pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. Federal commissioner for petroleum, Colonel Muhammadu Buhari assures Fuel crisis May be over Next year In Daily Times newspaper headline, June 7, 1977




2. British District officer Jimmy Black Dressed as Santa clause on Camel- back in Maiduguri, Northern Nigeria, Christmas Day December 25, 1962.






3. Lieutenant Colonel Abogo Largema a Marghi man from Borno Commanding officer of the 4th battalion Nigeria Army.






4. A Biafran Female Police Officer 1969

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 9:45pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. South South woman






2. Until 1897, Southern Nigeria was known as slave coast. The region earned its name From the fact that it was a major source of African slaves during the Atlantic slave trade from 1572 to 1893







3. In 1969 when Pele and his Santos team visited Nigeria for a charity cup match during the civil war both side announced 48 hours cesasefire







4. Bronze Medalist, Beatrice Utundo, Faith Idehen, Mary Onyali and Christy Opara Thompson at the Olympic games Barcelona, Spain 1992

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Nobody: 9:50pm On Jan 09, 2019
So cool cool
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 9:55pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. Jaja wachuku, Tafawa Balewa and Queen Elizabeth





2 Groundnut Pyramid in Kano




3. Ojukwu and His wife Bianca





4. Biafran soldier at his wedding during the civil war

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 10:10pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. In 1952, Mallam Umaru Alitine became the first elected mayor of Enugu Municipal Council. A post he held till 1958. A Fulani man from Sokoto who was married to an Igbo woman, Esther Ozueh. He was elected 2 times. In his second term he was asked to step down for another candidate of his party NCNC but he refused, he resigned and run as an independent candidate and defeated the NCNC candidate, D.T Inyang








2 Lieutenant Colonel Ayo Ariyo and Colonel Olusegun Obasanjo during the Civil war








3. Children try to catch a view of Queen Elizabeth











4. A young Umaru Dikko in class

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 10:18pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. Burial of Murtala Muhammad









2. Major Muhammadu Buhari, Colonel David Bamigboye, Lieutenant Colonel Olusegun and Colonel Emmanuel Olumuyiwa Abisoye During the Civil war.










3. Emir of Kano Muhammad Abbas with Colonial Masters in 1903








4 Buhari

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by fk001(m): 10:24pm On Jan 09, 2019
1. Guess who is in the middle?








2. Babangida and his best friend Mamman Vasta







3. Fela Kuti and his wives






4. Major Genera Abdulsalam Abubakar, General Sani Abatcha and Pope John Paul II March 23, 1998

Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Okwyjesus(m): 11:06pm On Jan 09, 2019
Good Job
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Lekzy360: 11:14pm On Jan 09, 2019
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Okoroawusa: 11:17pm On Jan 09, 2019
Am Speechless.

Thank you, op
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Omnipresent(m): 11:18pm On Jan 09, 2019
Very useless thread.
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Yankee101: 11:21pm On Jan 09, 2019
Chei. Akintola parents no try for those marks
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Deathstroke00(m): 11:32pm On Jan 09, 2019
A very educative post. So much history

Buhari till 2023
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Yankee101: 11:34pm On Jan 09, 2019
fk001:
1 A caricature portrait of Biafran war Lord Ojukwu 1968 cover of time magazine


2 Hassan Usman Katsina and his wife Asiya arrives cathedral church of christ Lagos for Yakubu Gowon and and Victoria Zakaria's wedding April 19 1969.


3. Benjamin Adekunle Black scorpion in action during the civil war

4. Biafran soldiers often caught without shoes and some troops got food Only every three days a starchy cassava poridge, the picture shows wounded soldiers seeking help from their retreating colleagues In Onitsha 1968

See Asiya Hassan Usman dressed nicely before Islamic fundamentalism took over Northern Nigeria
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by princekalani: 11:38pm On Jan 09, 2019
Niece work
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Yankee101: 12:00am On Jan 10, 2019
fk001:
1. Biafran soldiers train for the impending civil war 1967



2. A Red cross officials carries a baby in Biafran Village at the twilight of the Biafra Nigeria civil war January 11, 1970


3. Genral Ibrahim Badmosi Babangida


4. For his bravery in the united Nations peace keeping operations in Congo, Lieutenant Colonel Francis Adekunle Fajuyi remains the only Black African to have been award with the Military cross in 1961

All things work together for those that love God....

Some of these kids are now successful business people and professionals in the United States where they were evacuated to during the civil war
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by Born2Breed(f): 5:16pm On Jan 10, 2019
fk001:
1. South South woman
THIS WOMAN MUST BE FROM THE EKPEYE KINGDOM





2. Until 1897, Southern Nigeria was known as slave coast. The region earned its name From the fact that it was a major source of African slaves during the Atlantic slave trade from 1572 to 1893







3. In 1969 when Pele and his Santos team visited Nigeria for a charity cup match during the civil war both side announced 48 hours cesasefire







4. Bronze Medalist, Beatrice Utundo, Faith Idehen, Mary Onyali and Christy Opara Thompson at the Olympic games Barcelona, Spain 1992
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by PresidentAtiku: 5:22pm On Jan 10, 2019
Who can see the newspaper headline of Buhari's regime filled with anguish, hardship and extreme poverty?

The cumulative effect of Buhari's presidency will take years to wipe out
Re: History pictures and Facts about Nigerian Civil war by TheShopKeeper(m): 5:40pm On Jan 10, 2019
...nigerian history should be taught in all our school...

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